Overview

Revolve is looking for an inspired, motivated, and experienced Senior Web Developer to help us transform client objectives into digital reality. You enjoy strategically pushing the envelope and have a voracious desire to be on top of industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices. You are a team player who knows the importance of your individual contribution and thrives in a collaborative environment. You enjoy creatively solving problems within a team of UX designers, developers, and strategists. You meet deadlines, you’re organized, and you are a solid communicator.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Can translate ideas into solid code that work across all platforms and devices
  • Uses modern front-end frameworks and digital pattern libraries to rapidly prototype with code
  • Knows the importance of being able to multi-task and balance large project execution
    with small ad-hoc projects
  • Thinks on their feet in a fast-paced, dynamic, and entrepreneurial environment
  • Is an assertive and pro-active self-starter with strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Is able to interact with clients to explain technical concepts in a language they can understand
  • Will contribute to estimating and can work with established budgets and timelines
  • Plays an active role in mentoring and coaching development team members
  • Exercises quality control on all aspects of web development to maintain high coding standards, including innovating processes and technology
  • Can play a DevOps role with our IT specialist to help manage our development, staging, and production environments

Must-haves:

  • 5+ years of web development experience
  • High proficiency with WordPress custom theme and plugin development
  • Expertise in UX/presentation layer technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, SCSS
  • Expertise in JavaScript, including the ability to code in React and Angular
  • Comfortable using HTML5/CSS to implement animation on responsive consumer-facing websites
  • Experience with Drupal, Twig, and headless CMS an asset
  • Familiarity with Adobe XD or similar (Sketch, Figma)
  • Working knowledge of accessibility standards, specifically WCAG 2.1 AA
  • Good understanding of PHP back-end development
  • Familiarity with scripting languages, such as Python, Ruby, etc.
  • Strong troubleshooting ability and technical analysis skills – web performance optimization included
  • Experience with Docker, Git, the terminal, continuous integration pipelines, and other modern fundamentals
  • Knowledge of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform an asset

Who We Are

Revolve is a full-service branding and marketing firm located on the shores of the Bedford Basin, serving clients across Canada and in the USA. Our passion is helping our clients ignite the spirit, touch the heart and inspire the mind with authentic brand storytelling and marketing that deliver results. Our promise is to listen, untangle and create. Brand is at the core of everything we do and we have built the firm to execute the strategies we craft – our team of thirty-five communication specialists have expertise in brand strategy, creative development, advertising, public relations, graphic design, writing, photography, videography, social marketing, digital marketing, website design and development, application development, content creation, and online and offline media planning and buying.

Please email your cover letter, resume, and links to websites you’ve developed, in strictest confidence, to careers@revolve.ca

About Revolve

Revolve is a full-service branding and marketing firm serving clients across Canada and in the USA. Our passion is helping our clients ignite the spirit, touch the heart and inspire the mind with authentic brand storytelling and marketing that deliver results. Brand is at the very core of everything we do and we have built the firm to execute the strategies we craft – our team of communication specialists have expertise in brand strategy, creative development, advertising, public relations, graphic design, writing, photography, videography, social marketing, digital marketing, website design, content development, and online and offline media planning and buying.